The Assassination - Sisi, Empress Elizabeth of Austria age died September 1898 due to an assassination attempt. She was stabbed in the heart with a sharpened file by a young mentally ill anarchist named Luigi Lucheni in Geneva Switzerland.
HIM Emperor Franz Josef of Austria. Died: November aged Franz Joseph died in the Schönbrunn Palace in 1916 in the middle of the war, two years after the assassination of his heir Archduke Franz Ferdinand. He is buried in the Imperial Crypt
Kaisergruft: Empress Elisabeth of Austria grave. Sisi died age 60 on September 1898 due to an assassination attempt. She was stabbed in the heart with a sharpened file by Luigi Lucheni in Geneva Switzerland.
Funeral of the Empress Elisabeth Amalie Eugenie “Sissi” Bavaria, wife of Emperor Franz Joseph I Austria. The procession is leaving the court of the Hofburg Imperial Palace, Vienna, Photograph, of September Photo by Imagno/Getty Images.